There are regular as well as occasional local face to face patient support groups (not run by LDUK), happening around the UK. Keep checking back to see if there’s one happening near you! These groups give patients and carers the opportunity to meet people in a similar situation nearby, make friends, offer support and give first hand information on local services.
If you know of a group that isn’t listed below, please contact us at email@example.com
For more information, please contact Alexandra: firstname.lastname@example.org
Please see the Bristol Lyme Friendship Facebook group for more information.
Cardiff and South Wales
Please see the Cardiff and South Wales Facebook group for more information.
Please see the Cheltenham Facebook group for more information
Cosham & Chichester
Meet ups arranged in Cosham or Chichester on an occasional basis. For more information, please contact Jackie at email@example.com
Next meet up: 3rd September 2018, Portsbridge Pub, Cosham
Devon & Cornwall
Meet ups planned in different areas around Devon and Cornwall. For more information, please join the Lyme SW Facebook group.
Please join the Lyme Disease Dorset Facebook group to find details of meet ups.
Please join the Lyme Disease in Essex Facebook group to find details of meet ups.
Meet ups happen on the second Wednesday of alternating months – January, March, May, July, September, November.
They are held in the King’s Head, Quarry Street, Guildford, from 12 noon onwards. (Note: there is another King’s Head in Guildford) For more details, please contact Joanne at firstname.lastname@example.org and put ‘Guildford Lyme meeting’ in the heading.
We meet on the last Monday of the month at Nourish Café, Inverness. Please contact email@example.com for more information.
See the Facebook group for details.
Fore more details, please contact Holly at firstname.lastname@example.org or join this Facebook group
Join Facebook group Lyme Disease Support Group, Northern Ireland for information about meet ups.
For more details please join the Facebook group or email Lymediseasenorthernireland@gmail.com
To find out about meet ups happening in different areas of Scotland, please join this Facebook group
At the Old Gaol House in Jewry Street, Winchester on the second Wednesday of February, April, June, August, October. 12pm onwards
For more details, please contact: email@example.com
Train – Go to Winchester Station. Exit the station and walk down to the traffic lights, walk down City Road to the next set of lights and turn right into Jewry Street. No more than a 10 minute walk.
Car – Park in one of the park & ride sites on the outskirts of the city and use the park and ride bus to get into the city centre – the bus stops near the junction of St George’s Street and Jewry Street – a short walk from the pub.
Car Alternative – if you need to park closer there are a number of car parks in the city centre.
Bus – Winchester Bus Station is at the bottom of the High Street near the Statue of King Alfred. You would need to walk up through the pedestrianised part of High Street to the Junction with Jewry Street and then turn right.
The Well One Clinic runs informal meetings mostly for their own patients but not exclusively. The clinic treats Lyme disease as well as ME and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome. The support group meetings are on Wednesdays 2-4pm. It is advisable to contact the clinic in advance to check the group is running.
Swinemoor Lane, Beverley, HU17 0JX